The Embrace of the Oak is located in a delightful garden of Mediterranean plants, in the shade of an ancient oak that watches over a charming hamlet where you can spend a quiet and romantic stay. Saini, our small village, clings to the hillside from slopes that recall the Tuscany of days gone by. Vineyards, olive groves and cypresses find space among the surrounding woods…




Welcome to Northwest Istria

Welcome to Istria in Croatia, a peninsula in the turquoise Mediterranean, where the carefree kilometres of the blue Adriatic merge with playful hills

and  where centuries old historic towns and picturesque Istrian villages combine with the natural beauty of the countryside. Enjoy a Croatia holiday in Istria by staying in top-notch hotels, relax on our beaches, be active and enjoy the numerous sport fields or discover hidden areas when exploring Istria by bike. As a centre of wine and extraordinary culinary tradition, northwest Istria will open your senses and expand your views, offering the perfect harmony of nature and tourism at the gates of Central Europe.